Parti Keadilan Rakyat

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"PKR has gone to the extent of telling the biggest political lie of the century when it announced it would take over the government on 16 September 2008."  —  Prime Minister Najib Tun Razak [1]
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Parti Keadilan Rakyat (PKR) (People's Justice Party), often known simply as KeADILan) is a centrist political party in Malaysia, formed in 2003 by a merger of Parti Keadilan Nasional (National Justice Party) and the older Malaysian People's Party.

Parti Keadilan Rakyat (PKR) promotes an agenda with a strong social justice and anti-corruption emphasis. Recently, the party adopted a platform that seeks to abolish the New Economic Policy and replace it with a policy that emphasizes a non-ethnic approach to poverty eradication and correcting economic imbalances. PKR was led by Wan Azizah Wan Ismail, the wife of former Deputy Prime Minister, Anwar Ibrahim, until the 5-year political ban imposed on the latter was lifted on 14 April 2008.  more... at Chronology